EWU’s Ryan receives Presidential award for service


By Jeff Bunch EWU's Gabrielle "Gabby" Ryan, soon-to-be interim program coordinator for the Office of Community Engagement, has received the President’s Volunteer Service Award for Community Service from President Obama for serving more than 4,000 volunteer hours in her lifetime. "Congratulations Gabby, thank you for … [Read more...]

EWU wins Big Sky Conference President’s Cup


EWU Athletics Five years after winning the award for the first time, Eastern Washington University has again won the Big Sky Conference Presidents’ Cup presented by Red Lion Hotels for the 2014-15 school year, the league office announced Sunday (July 19). The Cup will be presented for the 13th time on Monday evening … [Read more...]

Thank you for helping to keep EWU accessible

Thank You!

Dear Governor Inslee and State Legislators: Thank you! Eastern Washington University deeply appreciates your historic investment in higher education. Reduced tuition at EWU, already the most affordable four-year university in Washington, will help make a college degree even more reasonably priced for many … [Read more...]

EWU volunteers take summer Service Plunge


Teams of volunteers representing Eastern Washington University fanned out around three communities in eastern Washington on Saturday, July 18, as part of the new summer Service Plunge. Each team had up to 25 volunteers, including students, faculty, staff and alumni. They took on community projects in Colville, … [Read more...]

EWU Rocketry Club places third in IREC event


By Jeff Bunch In its first year,the team of EWU Rocketry and K-12 partner Riverpoint Academy of Spokane soared to unprecedented heights. EWU earned honorable mention - third place overall out of 50 teams - among those entered at an international collegiate rocket launch competition. Eastern finished only behind … [Read more...]

Cullinan, higher ed colleagues share journeys


>> Related: View a photo gallery of the event on Flickr By Jeff Bunch Three Spokane-area higher education leaders shared their professional journeys and, by doing so, hoped to inspire a room full of attentive future leaders. EWU President Mary Cullinan, WSU Spokane Health Sciences Chancellor Lisa Brown, … [Read more...]

EWU alum, graduating senior part of Emmy Award win


By Jeff Bunch Graduation week is a big one for EWU senior film major Mikayla Daniels, but not just for obvious reasons. Sure, Daniels is looking forward to walking in Saturday’s ceremony at Roos Field. However, she’s still riding the excitement of a busy final week that started memorably last … [Read more...]